Job Training Program - Center for Independence

740 Gunnison Avenue

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Western Colorado 2-1-1 - WC 211
General Information
Description of ServiceThe Job Training Program (New Horizon Vocational Center) offers people with disabilities the opportunity to build relationships, foster education and vocational skills, and to access services and support needed to sustain life and employment.

Members will find opportunities in the following areas:
- Job seeking assistance
- Computer skills
- Janitorial Services Training
- Restaurant training such as menu planning, budgeting, shopping, cooking, serving, safe food handling, etc.
- Interpersonal skills
- Resume writing, application completion, and interviewing skills
- Community volunteering
- Fundraising
- Outreach
- Transit Training
- Small business skills
LocationMesa County
Geographical AreaDelta, Eagle,Garfield, Gunnison, Hinsdale, Lake, Mesa, Montrose, Ouray, Pitkin, and San Miguel Counties
Facility/ADA AccessYes
Intake ProcedureCall to schedule an appointment.
Intake RequirementsMust provide: Proof of idenity
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish
EligibilityIndividuals living with a disability.
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNo
Hours of Operation Monday - Thursday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., Fridays, 8:00 am to 12:00 p.m.
Specific Hours: Contact for class schedule
Contact Information
Contact's Phone (970) 241-0315
Physical Site Address 1 740 Gunnison Avenue
Physical Site City, State, Zip Grand Junction, CO 81501
TDD Phone (800) 659-2656
Fax (970) 245-3341
Service Location Email
Web Address
Additional Information
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Center for Independence, Western Slope
Affiliated Program: 740 Gunnison Avenue
This Service: Job Training Program - Center for Independence
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Career Counseling (ND-2000.1500-160)
Centers for Independent Living (LR-1550)
Comprehensive Disability Related Employment Programs (ND-6500.1500)
Job Interview Training (ND-2000.6500-340)
Job Readiness (ND-2000.6500-360)
Prevocational Training (ND-2000.6600)
Resume Preparation Assistance (ND-2000.6500-700)
Ticket to Work/Self Sufficiency Program (ND-6500.8870)